Join our team

    Are you ready to be a part of a community that values your unique skills and passion for community? Contact us now and help us continue to be the voice of Melbourne’s west! Together, we can shine a spotlight on the people, places, and stories that make our community extraordinary.

    How you can get involved

    We have various opportunities for you to roll up your sleeves and contribute to our community-driven mission.


    Share your passion for storytelling by contributing articles, features, and insights that matter to our community.

    Paper deliveries

    Become the friendly face that brings the Westsider to our readers’ doors, fostering a sense of connection.


    Ensure our content is polished and error-free, helping us maintain our high editorial standards.

    Social media management

    Help us engage with our online community, sharing our stories and creating meaningful connections.


    Capture the essence of our community through your lens, preserving moments that tell powerful stories.

    Video stories

    Bring stories to life through video, offering a dynamic perspective on our community’s experiences.

    We really make a difference

    The Westsider staff is made up of Barbara Heggen (Editor), Lena Yiallouros (Operations and Sales Manager) and Jean Anselmi (Graphic Design) but it’s so much bigger than that!